Berlin street artist El Bocho is making a name for himself - but he takes care to remain anonymous. His work straddles the divide between graphic and pop art, but he’s not just a street artist - his works are also exhibited in well-known galleries.
Munich, the birthplace of modern graffiti in Germany, wants to promote street art. But is legal graffiti still fun? Some artists see subsidies as interference, while property owners are already calculating removal costs.
Paint and canvas were hardly enough. German and French artists struggled to capture the Great War's brutality. Many of their works have gained fame, and are part of an exhibition underlining the countries' friendship.
Independent artists in Turkey have come under renewed pressure from Prime Minister Erdogan. DW talks with dancer Erdem Gunduz - the "standing man" from Taksim Square - and actor Baris Atay about the current situation.
A group of Pakistani artists have come up with a novel idea of creating empathy among the US drone operators for victims of their strikes by placing huge posters of children in the country's restive tribal areas.
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